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Jan 16, 2019
Quota in private educational institutes: Opposition from sector, threat of student protests may keep reservation at bayThere are arguments both for and against reservations in jobs and educational institutes in the private sector, but currently, it appears that there are a number of hindrances that may keep the government's pre-poll promise at bay.
Jan 13, 2019
Movement against Citizenship Bill intensifies in Manipur; student organisations observe 'black day'The movement against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016 intensified in Manipur on Saturday. A protest rally was jointly organised at Kwakeithel Akham Leikai in Manipur's Imphal West district. Another protest rally against the bill was also held at Wangoo area in Manipur's Bishnupur district.
Sep 11, 2018
ABVP election campaigners ransack Delhi's Zakir Hussain College; students demand action against perpetratorsStudents of the college picketed outside the premises and demanded action against the ABVP,who were breaking flower-pots and furniture, allegedly because they were denied entry by the college guard.
Sep 05, 2018
HNLU extends library timings at law school, day after interim vice-chancellor meets protesting studentsInterim HNLU vice-chancellor Ravishankar Sharma extended library timings at the law university till 3 am, one of the demands of the protesting students.
Sep 04, 2018
HNLU students are challenging society to rethink concepts of equality, justice; matter of time before authorities relentAllegations of sexual harassment by faculty, discrimination between boys and girls with regard to hostel timings, no food facilities after 10.30 pm, arbitrary library timings and all-important administrative positions held by faculty members are among the key issues raised by students.
Sep 03, 2018
Protests at HNLU enters second week as law students await concrete decision from interim vice-chancellorHNLU students have been demanding withdrawal of hostel curfews as well as a host of changes to administrative rules.
Aug 07, 2018
Human Rights Watch slams Bangladesh government for attacks on students, journalists protesting for safer roadsA global human rights group has accused authorities in Bangladesh of using abusive measures in handling a student-led protest calling for safer roads.
Aug 06, 2018
Students' protest in Bangladesh nears end after series of violent events sees several journalists injuredThe students' non-violent movement in Bangladesh that erupted on 29 July following the death of two students in a road accident in Dhaka seems to have come to an end after a series of violent incidents
Apr 23, 2018
Kathua rape case: Student protests escalate across Kashmir; govt shuts down private tuition centres and schools to curb unrestDozens of student protests were seen throughout Kashmir over the weekend, forcing the state govt to shut down schools and colleges in a bid to curb unrest.
Apr 06, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir rocked by protests as students clash with security forces over recent spate of civilian killingsProtests rocked Kashmir as students clashed with security personnel and pelted stones to protest against the militant & civilian killings in south Kashmir.